Shift Manager - Warehousing

Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire, England
Salary: Excellent remuneration package and benefits, negotiable depending on experience
Contact: Craig Cartwright
Call: Craig
Reference: 3944
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Are you an experienced Warehousing Shift Manager, looking for a new opportunity ?

Would you like to build a long term career, with a genuine, leading worldwide logistics services provider that is opening a brand new facility in Tamworth ?

The Opportunity
To join one of the worlds leading logistics businesses, as it continues its expansion within the newest part of its service provisions, 3PL warehousing operations. Based at its brand new facility, storing and distributing goods for its client, an instantly recognisable manufacturer of electrical goods.
With continual growth, strategically planned in this area of the business, the opportunity will provide considerable potential for extended career development. 

The Role 
Joining at the initial stages of site operations, you will help to deliver the processes and practices that will ensure the building of a positive site culture.

Responsibilities 

  • Reporting in to the Operations Manager, you will de directly responsible for the line management of FLM`s and indirectly of their colleagues. 
  • Delivering regular on the job feedback and mentoring to maximise the performance of the Team.
  • Driving the performance of operations against KPIs.
  • Identify potential operational improvements to contribute to the development of operations.
  • Ensure the delivery of an outstanding customer experience
  • Health and Safety reporting - both personnel and equipment related
  • Strategic planning and control of resources and personnel
  • Promote a positive and motivational working environment and effective, efficient teamwork

You will need 

  • Excellent people management skills and experience 
  • Excellent knowledge / experience of 3PL warehousing services
  • Excellent customer service delivery skills.
  • Good knowledge of IT packages including Word / Excel / Powerpoint
  • Good working knowledge of operational processes and systems.
  • The ability to lead by example – despite unexpected challenges
  • To possess a detailed and thorough knowledge of warehouse operations
  • Experience in the implementation of a variety of HR and Recruitment policies and understands best-practice
  • Experience working with a large, dynamic team
  • Able to identify and nurture talent and supports others to do the same
  • A proven ability to plan for the short, medium and long-term
  • The ability to initiate stakeholder discussions and build lasting relationships both internally and externally

Benefits

  • Excellent remuneration package, negotiable depending on experience 
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Personal / career development opportunities
  • Wellbeing support 
  • Medical care plans*
  • Life insurance plans* 

Closing date is 11th April 2022

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are acting as an Employment Agency on behalf of its client.

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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.